Solid Converter - Tips & Tricks
The Tips & Tricks below are intended to help you get the most out of Solid Converter. Tips and Tricks give assistance on specific issues, provide education about topics relating to our products, and highlight quicker and easier ways of accomplishing a task.
We appreciate hearing about any Tips & Tricks you discover while using our products! Please send your ideas to: .
Fine-Tuning Your Conversion Output
Fine-tuning your output can help you save a substantial amount of time when you're making changes to the document in Word.
Creating Usable Forms
Adding information to a PDF form.
Creating a New PDF File
How to create a new PDF file from Microsoft Word (all versions) and other programs (Professional version only).
Excel Tip: Set Print Area
How to set the print area and adjust your page setup.
Extracting PDF Tables to Excel
How to extract tables from a PDF file and save them in Microsoft® Excel.
Reusing Images and Charts
How to release both vector and bitmap images from PDF files so you can reuse them in Excel and other programs.
Rotated Text Recovery
How Solid Converter PDF automatically recovers rotated text.
Getting along with your PDFs?
The PDF format is a versatile, flexible format with many uses - tailor PDF output to your needs.
Recycling PDF Data in Excel
Use Solid Converter® PDF to distill data from PDF files, and recycle that information in Microsoft® Excel®.
Advanced Table Handling in Word
Bring tables from PDF files into Word as Word table objects.
What is the PDF File Format?
The advantages of using PDF documents.
Why Should I Use Rich Text Format (RTF)?
The benefits of using the RTF format when converting files.
Tools You Didn’t Know You Had
Need to extract text from a scanned document? Want to view your pictures easily without having to learn a complicated photo program?
Top 5 Tips for Successful PDF Conversions
Five ways to improve your PDF savvy and enjoy success with your PDF conversions.
Solid Converter Feature Tours
Scan to Word. Scan directly from paper to well formatted, editable Word documents using Solid OCR.
Selective Extraction. Select the content you wish to convert to Word directly from the PDF page. Formatting, styles, layout preserved.
PDF to Word Converter. Convert your PDF files to Word documents for easy editing.
Quality Conversions. No need to waste hours reformatting and reworking your converted Word files.
PDF to Excel Converter. Convert tables from your PDF files to Microsoft® Excel spreadsheets. Select pages or entire document.
WYSIWYG Content Extraction. Convert selected text, tables or images from a PDF file. Creates formatted content in Word, tables in Excel or image files.
PDF Creation. Simply drag and drop. Easily create PDFs from your documents. WYSIWYG user interface.
Watermarks. Pre-defined and custom watermarks. Text stamps, images or PDF overlays. Electronic letterheads.
Rearrange Pages. Use drag and drop to rearrange page order in a file or between multiple files allowing selective conversion.
Batch-Process Conversions. Save time by using batch conversion palettes in the UI.
Print to PDF. Create PDF files easily from any Windows-based program.
Password-Protect your PDFs. You can restrict who can view, edit, copy, print or add comments to your document.
Set PDF Permissions. Control which users can read, print, edit, copy or comment your PDF files.
Reduce File Size. Keep your PDFs small with our compression options. Optimize file size for Web or print while preserving an appropriate level of quality.
Archive Using PDF/A. Create PDF/A documents which are fully compliant with current ISO archiving standards.